Duncan Student Center

Opening in January 2018, the Duncan Student Center will exist as a new space for students to create, perform, gather, connect, exercise and unwind. The facility is designed to enhance the overall student experience and expand upon study, meeting, career, and student activity space on campus.

Student groups* and residence halls have scheduling priority and may now select dates for the Spring 2018 semester:


MEETING ROOM & CONFERENCE ROOM requests should be submitted directly through SAO360.


First floor meeting rooms:

  • Classroom style: 15 tables, 45 chairs
  • Hollow square style : 10 tables, 28 chairs
  • Lecture style: 48 chairs

Second floor meeting rooms:

  • Classroom style: 20 tables, 60 chairs
  • Hollow square style: 14 tables, 46 chairs 
  • Lecture style: 120 chairs

Conference A total seating: 15

Conference B total seating: 14

Conference C total seating: 21

Conference D total seating: 12



EVENT SPACE requests should use the  Priority Date Selection Form. 


Forms must be received by September 30, 2017 to be considered for priority scheduling. Groups and halls will be notified of their date assignments by October 21, 2017. Please submit separate forms for each event.


Event spaces in Duncan Student Center:

  •  Jan and Marty Hiller Midfield Commons
    •  Seats 106
    • Additional seating in tiered area
    • Features a large video display
    • Ideal for presentations, game watches, 
  •  Hagerty Family Café Stage
    • Seats 102
    • Ideal for musical performances, readings, comedy club events
  •  Dahnke Family Ballroom 
    • Setup options include:

Lecture / Theatre style: 960 seats

Banquet style: 580 seats
Concert style: ~1200 seats
Fair style: ~80 tables

Email Duncansc@nd.edu to discuss other setup configurations and options.

  • A prefunction space may also be reserved.
  • Ideal for dances, dinners, presentations, fairs, performances, fashion shows, etc.
  • Room can be divided in half to accommodate multiple events.

Student groups and halls may reserve space in the Duncan Student Center free of charge.


Priority Date Selection Form


Information about Duncan Student Center

* Student groups must be active and recognized by Student Activities to be eligible for scheduling.

For more information, email Duncansc@nd.edu